CEAPS Events Calendar

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Tuesday, February 13, 2018

    • 3:00 - 5:00 pm
    • Spurlock Museum Knight Auditorium (600 S. Gregory St., Urbana)

    Filmmaker Zhang Yang blurs the border between documentary and fiction to follow a group of Tibetan villagers who leave their families and homes in the small village of Nyima to make a Buddhist "bowing pilgrimage"- laying their bodies flat on the ground after every few steps - along the 1,200 mile road to Lhasa, the holy capital of Tibet.

Friday, February 16, 2018

Tuesday, February 27, 2018

Tuesday, March 6, 2018

Tuesday, March 13, 2018

    • 3:00 - 5:00 pm
    • Spurlock Museum Knight Auditorium (600 S. Gregory St., Urbana)

    "Guangzhou Dream Factory" weaves stories of Africans chasing alluring, yet elusive 'Made in China' dreams into a compelling critique of our 21st century global economy that offers fresh perspective on China and African development.

Saturday, April 7, 2018

Tuesday, April 10, 2018

    • 3:00 pm
    • Spurlock Museum Knight Auditorium (600 S. Gregory St., Urbana)

    A family in Nepal living on less than a dollar a day wins the globalization jackpot: a charity scholarship for their daughter to go to school in the capital city. She promises to return, to free her family from poverty. But she does not return. "Drawing the Tiger" is an intimate portrait of the price one family pays for their golden opportunity.